Data Scientist


Maana is where passion for learning, innovating new methodologies in applied math, computer science, and statistics with proficiency in translating business problems into concrete mathematical framework is flourished for a data scientist with Strong problem solving skills.

Demonstrating ability to learn fast while working with technical and non-technical customer teams and other stakeholders to generate clear, concise product requirements is part of the role

We are looking for a US based team player with solid root-cause-analysis skills and a problem-solving orientation; ability to think strategically.

Essential Functions 

  • Expertise in machine learning (particularly explainable machine learning (e.g., causal networks) deep learning, natural language processing, and data mining algorithms. Must have knowledge/experience in all of the following: relational databases, linear and logistic regression, support vector machines, tree methods, model selection, common clustering algorithms, common optimization algorithms, deep learning frameworks and methods for natural language processing and computer vision.
  • Experience with at least one data science programming language (spark, python, R), and at least one query language
  • Expected to manage own contributions as source code, therefore a working knowledge of GIT and agile practices are required.
  • Requires willingness to learn additional tools (e.g., the Maana Q platform ) and subject matter domain to be successful

Required Education & Experience

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Cognitive Science, Computational Linguistics, Operations Research, or related field.
  • Master’s degree is required, and PhD degree is preferred.
  • 4+ years of relevant experience with a proven track record of leveraging analytics and large amounts of data to drive significant business impact.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

AAP/EEO Statement

Maana provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Maana complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

About Maana

Founded in 2012, Maana is a privately held company known as the pioneer of Digital Knowledge Technology. Maana has invented a new way to represent industrial knowledge mathematically, using the patented Maana Computational Knowledge Graph™, at the core of the Maana Knowledge Platform™. This unique innovation enables industrial companies to encode human expertise and data from across silos into digital knowledge to help employees make better and faster decisions. Using the Maana Knowledge Platform, Fortune 500 industrial companies can quickly develop AI-driven Knowledge Applications, that accelerate digitizing decision flows and operations.

In 2017 Maana was recognized by the World Economic Forum as a Technology Pioneer for enabling the 4th industrial revolution and also by IHS Markit as a CERAWeek 2017 Energy Innovation Pioneer.

Maana’s strategic investors are comprised of Frost Data Capital, GE Ventures, Intel Capital, Chevron Technology Ventures, Saudi Aramco Energy Ventures, Shell Technology Ventures, Accenture Ventures, CICC, Eight Square Capital, and Sino Capital.   Customers include Global Fortune 500 industrial companies such as Airbus, BHP, Chevron, GE, Maersk, and Shell.  Maana is privately held with offices in Palo Alto, California, Bellevue, Washington, Houston, Texas, and international presence in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia; London, UK; and Copenhagen, Denmark. Visit us at

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Palo Alto, CA
Houston, TX
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London, UK
Dhahran, KSA

Strategic Partners

  • Accenture
  • Microsoft Azure

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